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Ground-Based Interceptor (GBI) triumphs in missile intercept trial

In a landmark trial, the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) successfully conducted a pivotal test of the Ground-Based Interceptor (GBI). This test marked a significant stride in fortifying the nation’s defense against potential ballistic... More of this article »
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Saab: Diving into the future of submarine warfare

The Swedish defense giant Saab (OTCMKTS: SAABF) has made waves in the military sector with a recent contract signing that promises to propel them to the forefront of underwater warfare technology. This move marks a significant strategic... More of this article »
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Sweden and US forge a defense pact en route to NATO

In a move signaling Sweden’s path toward NATO, the Scandinavian country has sealed a significant defense cooperation pact with the United States. The bilateral agreement, inked by Swedish Defense Minister Pål Jonson and US Defense... More of this article »
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Pentagon report reveals troubling trends among military ranks

In the wake of increased concerns about extremism within the U.S. military, a recently released Pentagon report sheds light on troubling trends and challenges faced by various branches. The annual report from the Defense Department... More of this article »
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Escalating perceptions: America’s shifting stance on China

America’s changing view of China In the wake of the annual Reagan National Defense Survey, startling revelations have surfaced regarding the American populace’s shifting perceptions of China. The survey, conducted among... More of this article »
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U.S. and Guyana’s military collaboration 

Strategic talks reinforcing defense capabilities Over the course of two days, high-ranking officials from the United States Army and the Guyana Defence Force engaged in crucial discussions aimed at strengthening their preparedness... More of this article »
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U.S. Military plans missile deployment to counter Chinese aggression

In a strategic move reflecting a significant shift in US policy, the military has announced plans to deploy intermediate-range missiles in the Asia-Pacific region as a deterrent against potential Chinese aggression, particularly in... More of this article »
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High-ranking DoD official arrested: Exposing human trafficking network

Recently, shockwaves rippled through the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) as Stephen Hovanic, the then-chief of staff, found himself among 26 individuals apprehended in a human trafficking sting operation conducted... More of this article »
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Bullets, rockets, and resolve: America’s $100M gift to Ukraine

In an unanticipated move, U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin made a surprise visit to Kyiv, Ukraine, unveiling a substantial $100 million military aid package. This marked his first visit to the Ukrainian capital since April 2022,... More of this article »
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Ethiopia showcases Chinese-made self-propelled howitzers

Ethiopia recently took center stage in the defense technology arena by revealing a segment of its military might. This came in an exabition of Ethiopias new fleet of 32 SH-15 155mm self-propelled howitzers. These formidable machines,... More of this article »
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Metaverse innovations transforming military logistics

The United States Marine Corps (USMC) has stepped into a new realm of training and preparedness: the metaverse. Partnering with CGI Federal Inc., the USMC aims to leverage this technology to transform defense capabilities. Contrary... More of this article »
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Tragedy strikes: U.S. Special Ops heroes lost in the Mediterranean 

The United States Pentagon has officially named the five U.S. service members who lost their lives in a military aircraft crash during a training operation in the eastern Mediterranean. The MH-60 Blackhawk helicopter, assigned to the... More of this article »
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Edge Group announces X range: 350 sq km unmanned systems testing area

The Emirati conglomerate Edge Group has launched the X Range, heralded as the Gulf region’s first and largest multi-domain testing site for defense and aerospace systems. Situated on the expansive Abu Al Abyad island, this 350-square-kilometer... More of this article »
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Romania’s defense upgrade of 54 Abrams tanks

In a significant development for regional security, the State Department has granted approval for a foreign military sale of M1A2 Abrams Main Battle Tanks to Romania, marking a crucial step in the nation’s efforts to bolster... More of this article »
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Deputy Secretary of Defense Urges Congress to Pass 2024 NDAA

In a call to action, Deputy Secretary of Defense Kathleen Hicks emphasized the urgency of passing the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2024 during a recent Center for New American Security event in Washington.... More of this article »
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Bipartisan Divide Over Israel Aid Bill

WASHINGTON — In a closely-watched and contentious vote, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a $14.3 billion Israel military aid bill by a margin of 226-196, primarily along party lines. The bill, introduced by House Appropriations... More of this article »
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HII Secures $79 Million for Missile Defense Agency Contract

McLean, Virginia – Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), a leading defense contractor, has announced its Mission Technologies division’s successful bid for a significant $79 million contract with the Missile Defense Agency... More of this article »
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Legislators Champion Improved Support for Military Families

In an effort to bolster support for military families, a series of bills is currently making its way through the legislative process. These proposed measures, which cover a wide range of areas such as housing, childcare, and meal support,... More of this article »
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FrankenSAM Project: Ukraine’s Unique Solution to Bolster Air Defenses

In a bid to bolster its air defense capabilities, Ukraine has turned to the United States for an unconventional solution, resulting in the creation of what’s now known as the ‘FrankenSAM’ weapons program. The Ukrainian... More of this article »
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A Closer Look at the House Speaker’s Defense Priorities

Republican Representative Mike Johnson from Louisiana has been elected as the new speaker of the House, marking a significant shift in the leadership following weeks of GOP infighting. Johnson, known for his solidly conservative voting... More of this article »
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Philippines Alters Defense Plans to Safeguard Territories From China

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines is reevaluating its military modernization program to bolster territorial and coastal defenses in the face of escalating tensions with China. The move comes after recent incidents in the South... More of this article »
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NATO Defense Ministers Address Global Security Challenges 

Brussels, Belgium – NATO defense ministers gathered in Brussels today to address a wide range of pressing global security issues. While the Ukraine and Middle East situation dominated the discussions, the meeting also touched... More of this article »
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Tensions Soar in the Skies: U.S. Unveils Videos of PLA’s Provocative Air Intercepts

In recent years, there has been a notable surge in the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) of China’s intercepting U.S. military aircraft in international airspace, an action characterized as part of a broader strategy to exert... More of this article »
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Turkey’s Surging Defense Sector Attracts Gulf Cooperation

Turkey and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have taken a significant step towards strengthening their defense industry ties, signifying a new era of regional collaboration. The move follows a history of political disputes, but a commitment... More of this article »
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Russia and North Korea Forge Military Alliance With 1,000 Containers of Military Equipment

Washington, D.C. — A recent assessment by the National Security Council has revealed that Russia and North Korea are strengthening their military partnership, raising concerns and drawing condemnation from the White House. This collaboration... More of this article »
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Innovation in Warfare: Army’s Contested Logistics Team Takes the Stage

The U.S. Army has unveiled its latest cross-functional team, dedicated to addressing the complex challenges of contested logistics on the modern battlefield. With an eye on future adversaries, such as China, and the harsh realities... More of this article »
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Ex-Army Sergeant Faces Federal Charges for Attempted Espionage 

In a stunning turn of events, a former U.S. Army Sergeant, Joseph Daniel Schmidt, aged 29, was arrested on federal felony charges upon his arrival from a three-year sojourn in Hong Kong. Schmidt stands accused of offering classified... More of this article »
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Congress Sounds Alarm Bells Over Deplorable State of Military Barracks 

In a growing outcry on Capitol Hill, members of Congress are expressing deep concern over the deteriorating state of military barracks and housing across the United States. Lawmakers are angry over the delayed repairs and failing conditions... More of this article »
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Pentagon Deputy CIO Accused of Running Dogfighting Operation

In a shocking turn of events, a senior Defense Department official, Frederick D. Moorefield Jr., has been charged with participating in and promoting an alleged dogfighting ring in suburban Maryland. The case has garnered widespread... More of this article »
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Ukraine’s Ambitious Plan to Transform into a Global Military Hub

In a bold move to bolster its domestic defense capabilities and supply its ongoing counteroffensive against Russia, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has unveiled ambitious plans to transform Ukraine into a “large military... More of this article »
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How a Government Shutdown Could Weaken National Defense

As the clock ticks down to October 1, the United States faces the looming threat of a government shutdown. While political gridlock and funding disputes may seem like a distant concern to the average citizen, the potential consequences... More of this article »
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China’s Military Purge – Who’s Next in Line?

In a recent commentary published by China’s state-run PLA Daily, the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has issued a stark warning to its military personnel, urging them to exercise caution in their social interactions and... More of this article »
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Biden Announces New Military Aid and Air Defense for Ukraine

On September 21, 2023, President Joe Biden’s administration announced a new military aid package for Ukraine, reaffirming the United States’ commitment to supporting its ally amid ongoing tensions with Russia. The package,... More of this article »
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The Uncertain Fate of China’s Defense Minister

Over the summer, a single handshake between Pentagon Chief Lloyd Austin and sanctioned Chinese Defense Minister Li Shangfu signaled the strained relations between the United States and China. However, Li’s sudden disappearance... More of this article »
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Tensions Soar as China Flexes Military Might in the Pacific

In a significant display of military force, China has initiated a series of extensive drills in the western Pacific, featuring its Shandong aircraft carrier along with as many as thirty-five warplanes. Analysts have described these... More of this article »
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Military’s Hope for Hybrid Planes in Commercial Aviation

Innovation is the driving force that propels us into the future of aviation. One such innovation that has captured the attention of both the U.S. military and the broader commercial aviation industry is the concept of hybrid planes,... More of this article »
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International Support Strengthens Ukraine’s Defense Efforts

Germany and Poland have committed to supporting Ukraine’s defense capabilities by providing sustained assistance for the country’s newly acquired Leopard tanks. At the same time, the Netherlands and Denmark have... More of this article »
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US Navy Cancels Large Undersea Unmanned Vehicle Program After Ten Years of Development

The United States Navy has canceled its plans to hold an industry competition to build the military arm’s new large unmanned undersea vehicle. Nicknamed “Snakehead,” the Large Displacement Unmanned Undersea Vehicle program... More of this article »
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Pentagon Officials Green Light the Army’s Integrated Batte Command System

After some delay, the authorities at the Pentagon have finally approved production for the Army’s Integrated Battle Command System (IBCS). Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment William LaPlante comments gave... More of this article »
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USAF’s Preliminary B-21 Flight Falls Behind Schedule, but Only Slightly

It is a few months late, but the United States Air Force’s new B-21 Raider stealth bomber is finally ready for action. Fortunately, the service planned for reasonable delays, and the schedule remains “within the baseline,”... More of this article »
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US Navy’s $255 Billion Budget Request Prioritizes Submarines and Hypersonic Capabilities Over Amphibs

The United States Navy has delivered a budget request of approximately $255 billion, focusing on the acquisition of at least nine battle force ships. They hope one such ship will be its second Columbia-class submarine. The proposal... More of this article »
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US Department of Defense Releases Fiscal Year 2024 Budget Request 

This week, the United States Department of Defense released its [fiscal year] 2024 budget. Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin II remarks it is the “most strategy-driven request we’ve ever produced.” He also explains that a... More of this article »
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Persistent Systems To Upgrade Security Networking Infrastructure at US Nuclear Bases

The United States Air Force has sought assistance from communications-technology company Persistent Systems to facilitate seamless security operations networking across all three of the country’s intercontinental ballistic missile... More of this article »
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US Marine Corps Commences First of Four Phase Experiment with Light Amphibious Vehicle Replacement

In the first week of March, the United States Marine Corps announced a four-phase testing strategy for its stern-landing vessel. Known also as SLV, the stern-landing vessel provides offshore support for various Marine Corps operations.... More of this article »
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US Army’s New Jam-Resistant Vehicle Navigation Suite Passes Pentagon Evaluation

The U.S. Army recently conducted trials on new navigation technology resistant to electronic jamming. These devices are mounted on U.S. Army vehicles and will assist soldier utility and navigation by providing environmental and situational... More of this article »
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F-35 Engine Delivery Receives Pentagon Approval Following Abnormal Vibration Remedy

The U.S. Pentagon’s F-35 Joint Program Office recently cleared the way for Raytheon’s Pratt & Whitney sector to resume delivery of new F135 engines for the military’s new Joint Strike Fighters. Roughly a couple of months... More of this article »
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US Air Force Mulling Over Potential Remote Drone Fleet Operations

The United States Air Force is currently looking at the possibility that drone wingmen could fly along with a piloted fighter aircraft while being controlled by operators on a nearby refueling tanker or battle management aircraft.... More of this article »
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US Navy Selects Lockheed Martin to Build New Hypersonic Missiles

On Friday, February 17, the United States Navy awarded a $1.2 billion deal to defense contractor Lockheed Martin to deliver brand-new hypersonic missiles. The ballistics will be available to the Army and Navy but will be specifically... More of this article »
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USAF is Rethinking Their Refueling Tanker Fleet

The United States Air Force has recently revealed plans for its next-generation mid-flight refueling tanker—the KC-Z—to launch by 2040. According to a USAF update posted online at the end of January, the military service will... More of this article »
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Army Awards New Joint Light Tactical Vehicle Contract ot AM General

In early February, the United States Army awarded AM General an $8.66 billion contract to flesh out the service’s fleet of Joint Light Tactical Vehicles or JLTVs. The contract comes on the heels of a competition to build more... More of this article »